A pretty disappointing end to the Grio del Trentino for Bradley Wiggins yesterday. Going into the stage with a slight lead over Vincenzo Nibabli it all came down to the final climb. Sadly the electronic gearing on Wiggo’s bike packed in at that crucial moment. The bike then got slung against the wall in frustration, gliding along and parking itself up! He’s looking in such good form too … Read more
Fred Perry shops all over the UK had a party last night to celebrate the launch of the 2013 Bradley Wiggins Collection. I managed to get a look at the Classic Merino Shirt a few days ago and now I’ve got my eye on a few other things like the Harrington Jacket, GB Tipped Bradley Shirt or Strada Bianche Shoes. All pieces in the collection have a Wiggo specific … Read more
Ever wondered where the mod target comes from? Why does Wiggo have it on his bike and helmet? For the launch of his own base layer from Rapha (big mod target in the middle) they take a look at where it came from. We are the mods! I really miss my Vespa sometimes.
After weeks of cycling he wins the Tour de France only to have to hear the national anthem sung by Lesley Garrett. Just look at his face. Brilliant. Not sure where the original photo is from. If you think you can bear it here’s a video.
howies have made a t-shirt to commemorate Wiggins’ success. Not only that, there’s a tale to enjoy: On this day, our land doth hear tales of great conquests in neighbouring France. In search of gold, following hard-fought battles in the mountains and on the plains, challengers were slain in a march on the capital. Where kings of old have fallen, Britain rode in a flash of golden glory, … Read more
Milltag, known for their bespoke, limited edition, high quality cycling jerseys are making the last in a series of Wiggins specials. The Wiggo III by Cownburned looks like it will make you feel like a champ. Full details on Milltag.
Well that is that for another year and what a year! This is the year we will remember the most. We finally have a British winner. Bradley Wiggins did it. Bradley started the tour as the first rider ever in one season to win Paris-Nice, Tour de Romandie, Critérium du Dauphiné stage races and now he can add the Tour de France to that massive achievement! His form was superb his training perfect … Read more